Internet radio titan Pandora to cut workforce
Internet radio titan Pandora to cut workforce

OAKLAND: US internet radio network Pandora on Thursday announced plans to trim its workforce by seven percent as part of a push for profit this year in the competitive online music streaming market.

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New York Festivals International Radio Program Awards adds new categories
New York Festivals International Radio Program Awards adds new categories

The 2017 New York Festivals International Radio Program Awards, which are now open for entries, include new categories for the 2017. These are Heroes, Best Live News Special and Music and Personal Lives Podcasts.

13 Jan 2017

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What is happening to Western democracy, and is it all the media's fault?

It is a massive understatement to say that it is an interesting time for Western democracy.

By Jim Egan 12 Jan 2017

Team Produce Sound in celebratory mode.
Producing winning sound: SA's radio advertising success plays on

There's no denying the competitive calibre of SA's radio advertising, with international awards aplenty. The latest of these went to Johannesburg-based Produce Sound at the London Advertising Awards. Owner Louis Enslin shares the good news about the state of SA's audio advertising.

By Leigh Andrews 12 Jan 2017

Parliament to map out SABC interim board
Parliament to map out SABC interim board

Parliament will this month begin discussing names of potential members of the SABC's interim board following the resignation of all the independent board members late last year.

11 Jan 2017

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Defending Bea Arthur

It's hard work loving radio. Many in the industry view her as the big-boned, frumpy medium, partial to unfashionable trouser suits with elasticated waists. Essentially, she's Bea Arthur and you will be judged harshly for subscribing to her fan club.

By jenny glover 11 Jan 2017

It's not just music, it's about mastery with Jazzuary on Kaya FM 95.9
It's not just music, it's about mastery with Jazzuary on Kaya FM 95.9

It's the annual celebration of all things jazz on Kaya FM 95.9 as we present the Jazzuary Masterclass 2017. Building on the success of our 2016 presentation, we continue to elevate the music that defined the golden age of jazz and the resurgence of the new school. January, or Jazzuary as we have coined it, reflects on the rich musical history of the ever-evolving genre.

Issued by Kaya FM 95.9 11 Jan 2017